Sentence Examples

  • Indian paintbrush, lupine, fireweed, columbine, all dancing in radiance with occasional hummingbirds cavorting from feast to feast, their red throats sparkling in the sun.
  • Aura, air), the radiance of luminous cloud which, in paintings of sacred personages, is represented as surrounding the whole figure.
  • The strict distinction between nimbus and aureole is not commonly maintained, and the latter term is most frequently used to denote the radiance round the heads of saints, angels or persons of the Godhead.
  • The glare they made was very small when compared with the radiance of the six great colored suns; but still they gleamed steadily and clearly.
  • But high above the flying scud and dark-rolling clouds, there floated a little isle of sunlight, from which beamed forth an angel's face; and this bright face shed a distinct spot of radiance upon the ship's tossed deck, something like that silver plate now inserted into the Victory's plank where Nelson fell.

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